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Ewha University

College of Nursing


Ewha Nursing aims to educate professionally qualified nurses who are knowledgeable, skillful and equipped with global perspectives. We strive to nurture leaders in the field of nursing who can be instrumental in improving humanity’s well-being and quality of life. Our curriculum follows systematic nursing education based on understanding and respecting human beings with a spirit of service. Students are encouraged to acquire scientific nursing knowledge and practical skills in a variety of subjects pertaining to the promotion of health, preventative care, recovery and well-being for all age groups including children, young adults, adults, and the elderly. We also train students to integrate other disciplines with nursing science to demonstrate supportive and influential leadership in the field of healthcare. The college guides students to acquire practical nursing experience in hospitals, schools, corporations, governments and research institutes in addition to their academic studies to help our students grow into competitive global leaders.

Younhee Kang(Division of Nursing)
Ewha-ALPS Building 401


1903 Began as the first established nursing education organization in South Korea in the Boguyegwan, Chong-Dong district of Seoul through the auspices of missionary nurse Margaret Edmunds.
1906 First capping ceremony in South Korea.
1955 The first baccalaureate nursing program (Department of Nursing, School of Medicine) in Korea established.
1960 Established first master degree program in nursing at graduate school
1968 Established Department of Clinical Nursing and Public Health Nursing
1979 Established doctoral program in nursing within graduate school
1989 Established the Research Institute of Nursing.
1996 Reorganized to Department of Nursing Science, College of Nursing Science
2008 Reorganized into Division of Nursing Science, College of Health Science
2014 Established Global Health & Nursing
2016 Reorganized to College of Nursing

Graduate Programs in EWHA

Graduate Programs in EWHA 
Graduate School, Department of Nursing ScienceMSN
  • Nursing
  • Nurse Practitioner Program (Gerontological Nursing, Clinical Nursing, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing)
  • 1. Demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills in various nursing area
  • 2. Discover issues in the field of nursing, and conduct research to improve nursing practice.
  • 3. Use research to advance students’ professional learning acquisition.
  • 4. Foster nursing administrative professionals
  • Fundamental Nursing Pediatric Nursing Community Health Nursing Adult Nursing
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing
  • Women’s Health Nursing
  • Nursing Administration
  • 1. Enable students to develop nursing models and theories
  • 2. Educate students to conduct research independently and originally to make new discoveries.
  • 3. Foster students’ leadership in nursing education, research, and nursing practice.
Graduate School of Clinical Health ScienceMSNClinical Nursing
  • 1. Equip clinical nurses with highly specialized knowledge and global competency.
  • 2. Using evidence-based practice for patient safety and quality improvement.
  • 3. Educating students to conduct research on nursing management and public health policy development.
Graduate School of EducationM.EdNursing Education
  • 1. Improve nursing education to enable nurses in health care settings to educate patients on recovery and self-care.
  • 2. Foster school health education experts.
  • 3. Helping students to become nursing education experts and occupational health nurses working in public health centers of industries by enhancing their competency in health management and health education
  • 4. Enhance competency of school teachers working in specialized high schools

Undergraduate Curriculum

Undergraduate Curriculum
NursingGlobal Health Nursing
Global Public Health & Professional Nursing
Fundamental Nursing I
Multicultural Society & Human Understanding
Fundamental NursingⅡ & Practicum
Health Assessment & Practice
Structure & Function of Human Body
Health & Statistics
Nursing & BioethicsIntroduction of Global Health
Nursing InformaticsIntroduction of Global Healthcare Industry

Global Healthcare system
Adult Health Nursing Ⅰ,Ⅱ/ Practicum
Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Ⅰ,Ⅱ/ Practicum
Maternal Health Nursing Ⅰ,Ⅱ/ Practicum
Pediatric Health Nursing Ⅰ,Ⅱ/ Practicum
Nursing Research
Global Nursing issues
Introduction to Clinical Nursing Practicum
Genetic Consultation & NursingInternational Health Information & Epidemiology
Traditional Nursing TherapyPractice of International Relation & Cooperation Program
Developments of Professionalism & Leadership
Adult Health Nursing Ⅲ,Ⅳ/ Practicum
Community Health Nursing Ⅰ,Ⅱ/ Practicum
Pediatric Health Nursing Ⅱ/Practicum
Nursing Management/Practicum
Gerontological Health Nursing/Practicum
Public Health Law
Public Health Policy
Self-Directed Elective Practicum
Integrated Clinical Nursing SimulationGlobal Healthcare Program Planning
Nursing BusinessInternational Disaster & Risk Management
Integrated Clinical Practicum

Research Institute of Nursing

The mission of the Research Institute of Nursing is to facilitate clinical nursing research for evidence-based practice by developing nursing theory in basic and specialty areas of nursing and to pursue solutions to critical issues in nursing education and practice through the active exchange of ideas.